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Hawaii Convention Center Fact Sheet

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Hawaii Convention Center Address

Hawaii Convention Center
1801 Kalakaua Avenue
Honolulu, HI  96815

General Manager

Teri Orton

Phone Number

(808) 943-3500

About the Center

Opened in 1998, Hawaii Convention Center is Hawaii's largest meetings facility, conveniently located eight miles from the Honolulu International Airport, near 28,000 guest rooms as well as shopping, dining and entertainment venues. The Center was designed with a Hawaii "sense of place" by Hawaii-based architecture firm Wimberly Allison Tong & Goo (WAT&G) and LMN Architects.

Specifications

1.1 million sq. ft., divisible for ease of use, including exhibition space, parking facilities, meeting rooms and ballrooms – each on its own floor

Exhibit Hall

More than 200,000 sq. ft. with drive-on floor access and 350-lbs./sq. ft. floor load capacity

Meetings & Events Space

  • 35,000 sq. ft. registration lobby
  • 138,869 sq. ft. total meeting space
  • 35,000 sq. ft. ballroom (largest in the state)
  • 47 meeting rooms, including two theaters with tiered seating
  • 2.5-acre landscaped rooftop garden
  • 70-foot lobby waterfall

Food & Beverage

  • 20,000-sq. ft. production kitchen
  • On-site catering

Parking

  • 690 parking stalls

Technology Features

  • Extensive fiber-optic and cat-5 infrastructure with connection points in all meeting spaces and common areas
  • 100 Mbps fiber connection and dual-homed network architecture
  • Local Area Networks for show management, registration and sales 
  • Special private network and corporate VPN connectivity 
  • Show and exhibitor information kiosks 
  • Private speaker-ready and meeting A/V networks 
  • Streaming video distribution 
  • On-demand point-to-point circuits to local hotels 
  • Fully WiFi enabled

Business Center

  • Equipment rentals
  • Print, photocopy and fax services
  • Shipping services

Additional Features

  • ADA accessibility
  • All interior circulation open to the outdoors for natural light, ventilation and views
  • Art collection as part of the Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts Art in Public Places Program

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